7th ANNUAL BLUES FOR FOOD FEST at Magnuson Park, Seattle, Saturday, August 31, 2013
Blues for food festival is an all-ages all-day celebration of good friends, good food and good music, featuring some of the finest blues bands in the Northwest to raise awareness about hunger and the P-Patch giving gardens in Seattle that donate over 28,000 pounds of organic produce to people in need every year.
The event features food by local food truck vendors; Where Ya At Matt, Snout & Co. and Parfait Ice Cream, and a beer and wine garden.
Other activities include: A homemade pie auction, a place to donate your homegrown produce at the Lettuce Link/Solid Ground "Beet Hunger" booth, and an interactive children's garden.
2013 Band Lineup:
12:00 Kenova featuring Billy Stoops, Nick Vigarino, and Hambone Wilson
1:30 T- Town Aces featuring Steve Bailey and Tom Boyle
3:00 Polly O’Keary and the Rhythm Method featuring Seattle Slim
4:30 Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble (From Southern Louisiana)
6:00 The Delgado Brothers featuring Patti Allen (From east L.A)
7:30 Fat James and Fatback
For $20 advance tickets go here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/345698
$25 at the gate
Kids 16 and under FREE
Magnuson Park Amphitheater
7400 Sand Point Way NE
Proceeds from this event benefit all 64 P-Patch giving gardens,
Seattle's Giving Garden Network and the Washington Blues Society Musicians' Relief Fund.
Fresh and non-perishable food donations for local food banks are also welcome.
For more info go to: http://bluesforfoodfest.org/
Rick J Bowen